GigaOm on GIS/Mapping API Disruptors

GigaOm offers and artilce highlighting startups looking at developers, not end-users, as customers. The "new" startups use the API as their stock in trade. The final part of the article is a chart (noted as incomplete) that lists incumbents and disruptors in a variety of areas from e-mail to well, mapping. Here are the companies in the mapping/GIS row.


(incumbents) ESRI, Trimble, MapQuest

(disruptors) CloudMade, Google Maps

Are those companies/products arranged correctly? What would you change or add?

- GigaOm

Published Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

Written by Adena Schutzberg

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